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Racers ready for the 2017 Art & Sole

Mark your calendar for the 11th Annual Art & Sole 5k Run/Walk. Register by May 18 to guarantee an event shirt and take advantage of fee reductions.

June 9 9:00 am to 11:00 am

DISCOVER YOUR INNER ARTIST: 4 Session Chalk Pastel Workshop

NAH pastels for adults
DISCOVER YOUR INNER ARTIST: Chalk Pastels Workshop (4 sessions)

Are you an adult interested in beginning to explore painting with soft Pastel Chalks? This 4-session workshop is for you.

May 22 7:00 pm to June 14 9:00 pm

Around the Art House

Susan Hunter, NAH ceramics teacher, has died.
Sue Hunter - Neighborhood Art House Ceramics Teacher
Sue Hunter teaching at the Neighborhood Art HouseTypical Neighborhood Art House ceramics class.Susan's colleagues on gallery night.
Click image for slide show.

The children have lost an amazing teacher. We all have lost a loving and generous colleague. We will miss her sunshine-smile!

Susan Hunter, NAH ceramics teacher for the past 8 years, passed away on Friday, April 20. This link will take you to her obituary. Please remember Sue, her husband David, her children and grandchildren in your prayers. Remember, too, the faculty and the children at the Art House.

  • Woven Purse. Kyle (age 8) - 2017

  • Woven Purse. Lily (age 10) - 2017

  • Fabric Quilt (detail) Teajanae (age 11) - 2017

  • Reductive Relief Print. Kat (age 11) - 2017

  • Reductive Relief Print. Teajanae (age 11) - 2017

  • Mixed Media Mosaic Bowl. Joaly (age 12) - 2017

  • Chalk Pastel. Nadia (age 14) - 2017

  • Clay and Painted Glaze. Evelyn (age 13) - 2017

  • Clay and Painted Glaze. Julia (age 11) - 2017

  • Clay and Painted Glaze. Sophie (age 10) - 2017

  • Relief Print. Itzel (age 11) - 2017

  • Mixed Media. Itzel (age 11) - 2017

  • Tempera Painting. Samariana (age 8) - 2017

Coming Events

May 22 7:00 pm to June 14 9:00 pm

Discover Your Inner Artist - Chalk Pastels Workshop (4 sessions)

June 9 9:00 am to 11:00 am

11th Annual Art & Sole 5k Run/Walk, Team Challenge and Fun Run for Kids

Winter-Spring Session

Neighborhood Art House Weaving Student

Registration Forms are now available! They can be picked-up at the Neighborhood Art House office, 201 East 10th Street or downloaded as a pdf. The Program Schedule is the class registration form. One must be submitted for each child being registered. Only one Participation Agreement is to be completed for the entire family.

Students ages 7 - 14 are welcome to sign up for all classes Monday through Friday, or may select the particular days and class periods that they will attend. Please be sure to register only for the times that you are actually able to attend.

The daily schedule:
3:15 - 4:00 1st Class
4:00 - Gathering followed by 2nd Class
4:45 - 5:30 3rd Class

A snack will be available for the children when they arrive before either the first or second class.

Please be aware that registrations are processed in the order in which they have been received. As classes fill, your child's second or third class choice will be used. At times, even these are filled. We will do our best to place each child according to his/her preferences. Register early to increase the likelihood that your child will be placed in classes that have been chosen.

Photo Slideshows

Art House Classes: Spring to Summer

NAH Summer Field Trips

Contact Information

Neighborhood Art House
201 East 10th Street
Erie, PA 16503

Telephone: (814) 455-5508
Fax: (814) 480-8942

Sister Annette Marshall, OSB
Executive Director

Sister Peg Pilewski, OSB
Program Director

Inner-City Neighborhood Art House • 201 East 10th Street • Erie, PA 16503 • T: (814) 455-5508 • F: (814) 480-8942